News Releases - Northern Virginia

July 26, 2016
THE WOODS ROAD CLOSING WEDNESDAY
Detour in place until November due to new road construction

July 21, 2016
WOODTRAIL ROAD CLOSURES JULY 26-27
Detour in place for pipe work

July 13, 2016
COLUMBIA ROAD CLOSURE JULY 18-20
Detour in place for pipe work

July 13, 2016
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS TO EXTEND 95 EXPRESS LANES AT SOUTHERN TERMINUS IN STAFFORD COUNTY
Project seeks to reduce congestion and driver delay near I-95 Exit 143 at Garrisonville Road

July 11, 2016
I-66 WEST NIGHTTIME CLOSURES IN HAYMARKET THIS WEEK
All lanes closed with detour for pipe work

July 6, 2016
I-66 NIGHTTIME CLOSURES IN GAINESVILLE JULY 10-11
All lanes closed up to 20 minutes at a time for work on Catharpin Road overpass

July 5, 2016
I-66 NIGHTTIME CLOSURES IN HAYMARKET THIS WEEK
All lanes closed with detour for work on Rt. 15 overpass

June 28, 2016
WALKER ROAD CLOSURE JULY 6-8
Detours in place for drainage structure work

June 28, 2016
CLARKES GAP ROAD CLOSURES JUNE 29-JULY 1
Detours in place for pipe work

June 27, 2016
VDOT COMPLETES ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY OF TRANSFORM 66 OUTSIDE THE BELTWAY IMPROVEMENTS
Federal Highway Administration Issues 'Finding of No Significant Impact'

June 27, 2016
I-66 NIGHTTIME CLOSURES IN GAINESVILLE THIS WEEK
All lanes closed up to 20 minutes at a time for work on Catharpin Road overpass

June 23, 2016
ADEN ROAD CLOSURE JUNE 25-26
Detours in place for pipe work

June 20, 2016
CLARKES GAP ROAD CLOSURES JUNE 21-24
Detours in place for pipe work

June 14, 2016
ROLLING ROAD WIDENING PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING JUNE 22
Give input on the latest on plans to widen from two to four lanes

June 13, 2016
REMINDER TO CONTINUE COMMUTE PLANNING DURING SAFETRACK
Continue efforts to telework, rideshare, adjust schedules; plan for extended rush hours

June 9, 2016
PURCELL ROAD CLOSURE THIS WEEKEND
Detour in place during pipe replacement

June 9, 2016
ROUTE 15 TRAFFIC SHIFT AT I-66 FRIDAY NIGHT
Traffic will be moved to new bridge as part of Diverging Diamond Interchange project

June 7, 2016
ROUTE 7 CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS MEETING JUNE 16
Join VDOT for the latest on project design with a focus on stormwater and noise wall information

June 2, 2016
VDOT ASKS DRIVERS TO PLAN FOR SAFETRACK IMPACTS
Adjust schedules, rideshare or telework; be alert to extended rush hours

June 1, 2016
FLEETWOOD ROAD CLOSED THROUGH AUGUST
Detour in place during paving of gravel surface

May 31, 2016
FAIRFAX COUNTY PARKWAY INFORMATION MEETINGS IN JUNE
Join VDOT at one of three meetings to learn more about multimodal study

May 31, 2016
NIGHTTIME CLOSURES OF I-66 EASTBOUND IN GAINESVILLE
Installation of overhead sign near mile marker 42

May 23, 2016
MOUNTAIN ROAD CLOSURES TOMORROW AND WEDNESDAY
Detour in place for culvert work

May 19, 2016
MIDDLEBURG TRAFFIC CALMING PROJECT PROGRESSING
Madison and Pendleton Street direct access to Route 50 closed for about eight weeks

May 19, 2016
CTB AWARDS CONTRACT FOR 95 EXPRESS LANES SOUTHERN TERMINUS EXTENSION

May 18, 2016
I-95 NORTH LANE CLOSURES TONIGHT
Closures up to two lanes at Cardinal Drive to complete overhead sign work

May 17, 2016
I-95 SOUTH/ROUTE 644 RAMP LANE CLOSURES TONIGHT
Up to three lanes closed to complete overhead sign work

May 16, 2016
SHREVE MILL ROAD PAVING COMPLETE

May 6, 2016
BRADDOCK/PLEASANT VALLEY ROUNDABOUT COMPLETE
On-time, on-budget in western Fairfax County

May 5, 2016
CLARKES GAP ROAD CLOSURES MAY 9-13
Detours in place for culvert work

May 3, 2016
PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE TO OPEN AT SEMINARY ROAD AND I-395 ON OR ABOUT WEDNESDAY, MAY 4
Free-standing bridge provides safe access for pedestrians across I-395

May 3, 2016
COMPTON ROAD CLOSURES MAY 10-11
Detour in place during pipe work

May 2, 2016
ROUTE 9 NIGHTTIME FLAGGING THIS WEEK
Part of milling and paving work

May 2, 2016
ROUTE 1 NIGHTTIME LANE CLOSURES BEGIN WEDNESDAY
Expect delays due to median work

April 26, 2016
I-95 SOUTH/ROUTE 644 RAMP CLOSURES FRIDAY NIGHT
All lanes closed up to 20 minutes at a time for overhead sign work

April 25, 2016
CLARKES GAP ROAD CLOSURES TOMORROW THROUGH FRIDAY
Detours in place for pipe work

April 23, 2016
ROUTE 1 WIDENING COMING SOON
Join the project team for a “pardon our dust” meeting April 27 in Woodbridge

April 21, 2016
BRADDOCK/PLEASANT VALLEY LANE CLOSURES TOMORROW
Expect major delays due to daytime closures for utility work

April 20, 2016
MULTIPLE LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED ON I-395 NORTH BETWEEN DUKE STREET AND SEMINARY ROAD
Milling and paving starts tonight and continues for the next week; I-395 HOV lanes closed over the weekend

April 20, 2016
EVERGREEN MILLS ROAD FLAGGING TOMORROW
Road will remain open during pipe work

April 19, 2016
ROLLING RD WEEKEND LANE CLOSURES AT FAIRFAX CO. PKWY

April 12, 2016
DUKE STREET RAMP TO NORTHBOUND I-395 CLOSING OVERNIGHT THIS WEEK
Ramp closing for barrier wall removal on Wednesday, April 13, and Thursday April 14

April 12, 2016
ROLLING RD WEEKEND LANE CLOSURES AT FAIRFAX CO. PKWY

April 12, 2016
EVERGREEN MILLS ROAD WEEKEND CLOSURE
Detours in place for pipe work

April 11, 2016
VDOT HEARING SET FOR ROUTE 7 TURN LANE AT WILLIAMS GAP ROAD
Join VDOT April 19 at Round Hill Elementary School

April 8, 2016
BRADDOCK/PLEASANT VALLEY LANE CLOSURES NEXT WEEK
Nighttime closures for paving include total stoppages of 30 minutes each

April 7, 2016
I-395 SOUTH WIDENING PUBLIC HEARING NEXT WEEK
Join VDOT April 14 to learn about fourth lane planned between Duke Street and Edsall Road

April 7, 2016
1,300 LANE MILES SLATED FOR PAVING IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
View treatment, progress of paving and other info online

April 1, 2016
SHREVE MILL ROAD CLOSURE STARTS NEXT WEEK
Paving of gravel surface will occur over six weeks

March 31, 2016
PLANS TO EXTEND I-395 EXPRESS LANES LAUNCHED
Virginia Secretary of Transportation and project leaders kick off project to provide congestion relief and transit improvements; Network of express lanes expected to help unlock gridlock in Northern Virginia

March 30, 2016
ROLLING RD LANE CLOSURES AT FAIRFAX CO. PKWY

March 29, 2016
LOVETTSVILLE ROAD CLOSURE THURSDAY
Detours in place for pipe work

March 29, 2016
DRY MILL ROAD CLOSURE TOMORROW
Detour in place for emergency work

March 28, 2016
I-95 SOUTH/ROUTE 644 RAMP CLOSURES THURSDAY NIGHT
All lanes closed up to 30 minutes at a time for overhead sign work

March 25, 2016
ALLDER SCHOOL ROAD REPAIRS COMPLETE

March 19, 2016
VDOT CREWS ON FOR SPRING SNOW
Drivers asked to be alert to possible slick spots this weekend

March 16, 2016
ROLLING RD WEEKEND LANE CLOSURES AT FAIRFAX CO. PKWY

March 15, 2016
VDOT ADVISES ALTERNATE COMMUTE OPTIONS TOMORROW
Commuters asked to telework, adjust schedules, or rideshare

March 4, 2016
VDOT INFO MEETING ON ROUTE 15 INTERCHANGE AT EDWARDS FERRY & FORT EVANS ROADS
Public invited to learn about proposed project on March 10 at Leesburg Elementary School

March 4, 2016
BRADDOCK/PLEASANT VALLEY LANE CLOSURES NEXT WEEK

March 3, 2016
I-66 NIGHTTIME CLOSURES IN GAINESVILLE NEXT WEEK
All lanes closed up to 20 minutes at a time for work on Catharpin Road overpass

March 3, 2016
DRIVERS ASKED TO PLAN FOR THE NEXT TWO RUSH HOURS
VDOT crews prep for late winter snow tonight through tomorrow morning

Feb. 29, 2016
I-66 Inside the Beltway Design Public Hearings March 7, 8 and 9, 2016

Feb. 26, 2016
POTHOLE REPAIRS ON RAMP FROM I-495 SOUTH TO EXIT 169B
Drivers detoured to exit 169A

Feb. 24, 2016
NEW DATE FOR ‘PARDON OUR DUST’ MEETING ON ROUTE 7 BRIDGE REHAB
Join VDOT March 9 at Colvin Run Elementary in Vienna

Feb. 19, 2016
CTB AWARDS ROUTE 1 WIDENING IN WOODBRIDGE
Construction to begin this spring

Feb. 18, 2016
I-395 HOV LANES CLOSED THIS WEEKEND, FEB. 20-21
Closures on HOV Lanes between Potomac River and Edsall Road

Feb. 16, 2016
PLEASANT VALLEY LANE CLOSURES TOMORROW THROUGH SATURDAY

Feb. 16, 2016
DELAY TRAVEL IN NORTHERN VA THIS MORNING
VDOT crews continue to treat all roads; Postpone trips until temperatures rise mid-morning

Feb. 15, 2016
CONTINUE TO AVOID TRAVEL IN NORTHERN VA
Crews making rounds; Icy conditions coming as snow turns to sleet, freezing rain

Feb. 14, 2016
AVOID UNNECESSARY TRAVEL MONDAY
VDOT crews prepping for snow and ice through Tuesday

Feb. 12, 2016
ALLDER SCHOOL ROAD CLOSED FOR THREE WEEKS
Closure needed for emergency culvert repairs, detour in place

Feb. 12, 2016
VDOT CREWS DEPLOYED FOR ICY EVENING RUSH
Drivers asked to finish trips by early afternoon, use extreme caution

Feb. 11, 2016
I-395 HOV LANES CLOSED THIS WEEKEND, FEB. 13-14
Closures on HOV Lanes between Potomac River and Edsall Road

Feb. 9, 2016
CREWS REMAIN TUNED TO EVENING RUSH
Drivers asked to use caution; icy conditions possible tonight, tomorrow a.m.

Feb. 8, 2016
VDOT ASKS DRIVERS TO PLAN AHEAD FOR TUESDAY COMMUTES
Northern Virginia crews prepping for snow tonight, tomorrow

Feb. 5, 2016
PUBLIC INVITED TO LEARN ABOUT PLANS TO EXTEND SOUTHERN END OF I-95 EXPRESS LANES IN STAFFORD
Public Information Meeting scheduled for Feb. 17

Feb. 4, 2016
I-395 HOV LANES CLOSED THIS WEEKEND
Closures on HOV Lanes between Potomac River and Edsall Road

Feb. 4, 2016
NORTHERN VA CREWS PREPARE FOR FREEZE
Drivers asked to use caution tonight and through a.m. rush

Feb. 1, 2016
I-395 HOV LANES CLOSED DURING OVERNIGHT HOURS THIS WEEK
Closures on HOV Lanes between Potomac River and Edsall Road

Feb. 1, 2016
I-66 PUBLIC HEARINGS TO BE RESCHEDULED
Feb. 3 & 5 Hearings Cancelled

Jan. 29, 2016
WALKER ROAD PUBLIC HEARING SET FOR WEDNESDAY
Join VDOT Feb. 3 at Forestville Elementary School

Jan. 27, 2016
BLIZZARD CLEAN-UP CONTINUES
Heavy equipment work remains through the week

Jan. 27, 2016
WHAT TO KNOW FOR THE MORNING COMMUTE
Reduce speed, allow extra travel time for remaining snow impacts

Jan. 26, 2016
I-66 PUBLIC HEARINGS CANCELLED THIS WEEK
Hearings scheduled for Wed., Jan. 27 and Thurs., Jan. 28 are cancelled due to snow removal operations

Jan. 26, 2016
PATIENCE APPRECIATED AS SUBDIVISION WORK CONTINUES
Heavy equipment phase of snow removal underway

Jan. 25, 2016
NORTHERN VA: USE EXTREME CAUTION DUE TO OVERNIGHT REFREEZE
Be alert to varying road conditions and crews working in lanes

Jan. 24, 2016
CANCELLATION NOTICE
I-66 Public Hearings Cancelled Monday, Jan. 25 And Tuesday, Jan. 26

Jan. 24, 2016
CREWS CLEARING ALL ROADS, INCLUDING SUBDIVISIONS
Motorists still advised not to travel

Jan. 24, 2016
GIVE CREWS ROOM TODAY AS CLEANUP CONTINUES IN FULL FORCE
Road conditions in northern Virginia remain severe

Jan. 23, 2016
CREWS CONTINUE THROUGH DETERIORATING CONDITIONS AND VISIBILITY
Stay off roads through the weekend; Monitor progress at www.vdotplows.org

Jan. 23, 2016
LONG ROAD AHEAD: HEAVY SNOW AND TREACHEROUS CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE ALL DAY
Continue to stay off roads; Monitor progress at www.vdotplows.org

Jan. 22, 2016
NORTHERN VA. DRIVERS: STAY OFF THE ROADS
Crews fully deployed; Road conditions, visibility will deteriorate rapidly

Jan. 22, 2016
CREWS STAGING FOR BLIZZARD IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Drivers urged to stay off the roads today and tomorrow

Jan. 21, 2016
DELAY COMMUTES AND USE CAUTION THIS MORNING
Crews working through morning rush for ice, refreeze

Jan. 21, 2016
NORTHERN VIRGINIA CREWS PREPARED FOR MAJOR STORM
Crews pre-treating today; Make plans now to stay home Friday and Saturday

Jan. 12, 2016
CREWS PREPARE FOR LIGHT SNOW
Pre-treating trouble spots for evening rush

Jan. 11, 2016
WASHINGTON BOULEVARD OVERNIGHT WORK THIS WEEK
VDOT crews working on bridge piers near Pentagon

Jan. 9, 2016
I-395 HOV RAMP AT SEMINARY ROAD TO OPEN MONDAY AFTERNOON
Weekend testing completed: ramp slated to open for afternoon commute Monday, Jan. 11

Jan. 7, 2016
I-395 HOV RAMP AT SEMINARY ROAD TO OPEN EARLY NEXT WEEK
Closures of express and HOV lanes on I-395 overnight this Fri., Jan. 8 for gate testing

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